Open Events 2017
St Patrick’s Technical College conducts a comprehensive program of Open Events each year. From Open Days to guided tours, please refer to the schedule below for the events on our 2017 program and mark the relevant dates in your diary today!
Come and discover why joining St Patrick’s Technical College in Year 11 is the best option to give you the head start you want in a trades and technical career!
You can join StPatsTech in Y11, 2018 and study specialist trade theory subjects alongside a Certificate II technical qualification. By the end of Y12 you can be part way through the first year of an apprenticeship at the same time as completing your SACE.
Spend two hours with College Principal, Mr Rob Thomas, and other members of our Leadership Team, who will introduce you to St Patrick’s Technical College and explain how our unique approach has lead to over 760 apprenticeships since 2007.
2017 Principal’s Tour dates will be announced throughout the year.
St Patrick’s Technical College is a regular exhibitor at the Adelaide Careers & Employment Expo held at the Adelaide Showgrounds during May.
The Adelaide Careers & Employment Expo is the leading careers, training, education and employment event in South Australia. It offers the opportunity for students, job seekers and career changers to connect with organisations for guidance, clarity and opportunities in relation to career options.
The event also includes the Australian Defence Force Careers Expo, showcasing all the career opportunities within the Australian Defence Force.
National Skills Week 2017 | 28 Aug – 3 Sep
National Skills Week brings to life the positive messages, highlighting the talents, the skills, the career pathways and the value of apprentices and trainees across Australia to the wider public and employers. The week is dedicated to raising the status of practical and vocational learning.
St Patrick’s Technical College celebrates National Skills Week with a host of activities and opportunities for current and prospective students and families to interact with our specialist trades and technical school.
A full calendar of National Skills Week events and registration details will be available in June.
Thursday Morning Tours
A tour of St Patrick’s Technical College is conducted by a member if our team every Thursday morning during school terms. The tour takes around 90 minutes and provides a great way to see just what a St Patrick’s specialist trade education is all about.
Parking is available directly outside our front door on Hooke Road.
Registrations for the tours are not necessary. Simply arrive at our Administration area just before 9am.
Of course, if you can’t make it on a Wednesday morning, please contact the College to arrange a tour at another time.
Call 08 8209 3700 for details.